|Inner Sound - Edward (Eddie) McGuire|
With its origins in the theme music for an early 1980s audio visual presentation on the Scottish oil industry this tone poem opens and closes with a musical recreation of the sound of the sea and shore. The themes represent the discovery and extraction of oil and gas from the North Sea. Recorded live at The Gable End Theatre, Hoy, Orkney during the 2006 St Magnus Festival by Stuart Eydmann. A version of this piece is the title track of the Whistlebinkies CD on the KLUB label...
Keywords: folk group; scottish music; scotland; eddie mcguire
|The Oud Player of Rosslyn (Prelude 20 for Oud) - Rob MacKillop|
This is a recording of the first performance of this work made at Boarhills Church, Boarhills, Fife, Scotland 1st February, 2002. Commission financed by the Scottish Arts Council and The Hope Scott Trust. This version of the reording was remastered by Stuart Eydmann from an mp3 supplied by the player Rob MacKillop. From the programme note by composer Eddie McGuire: "While working towards my aim of writing a short characteristic piece for every instrument, one of the great benefits is the process...
Keywords: oud; scottish music; scotland; oud; lute; mackillop; mcguire